The Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services (AMES) hangar is 105,000 square feet with 90-foot ceiling height. The two-bay facility can house two large-body passenger or cargo aircraft service lines independently.
David Scarbrough named Repair Station General Manager after 21 years with company; he now manages the day-to-day operations of 40 technicians within six shop areas, a piece parts department and an Engineering department.
This year Ford is sponsoring an opening day concert featuring Kenny Loggins; a celebration of "50 Years of Mustang" activities; the nightly Fly-In Movie Theater with blockbuster and classic aviation films; and more
With the completion of an FAA-approved aviation degree program from Embry-Riddle, graduates are also eligible to receive the newly created Restricted ATP certification after 1,000 or 1,250 flight training hours.
The order – a combination of 115 777-9Xs and 35 777-8Xs – also includes purchase rights for an additional 50 airplanes that, if exercised, could increase value to approximately $75 billion at list prices.
John Goglia and I visited the New England campus of National Aviation Academy (NAA) in Bedford, MA, the day before National AMT Day. Our morning began by meeting Laurence Huntley, senior vice president; Jim McNeill, marketing representative; and several...